Salford City College Sponsors Key103 Live 2012
23 July 2012
Sunday 22nd July 2012 saw The Manchester Arena filled with a 17,000 strong crowd to watch Key103 Live. Salford City College had the pleasure of being the sole sponsor of this magnificent event.
Twelve of the current top music artists performed for the crowd, including Professor Green, One Direction, Tulisa and Taio Cruz.
Salford City College invited 70 special VIP guests to attend the event including competition winners, students from local High Schools, new students and some of our current students. As part of the VIP package, the guests were invited in to a VIP marquee prior to be concert and were treated to an up close and personal performance by Canadian singer Alyssa Reid. Furthermore, Pendleton Sixth Form Centre Performing Arts Student, Rebecca Johnson, also performed in front of the VIP crowd.
Some guests were taken on a back stage tour before all were escorted to their VIP seats right next to the stage.
Gabrielle Lagan, Assistant Principal of Salford City College, said; “Key103 Live was an excellent event, we’re extremely lucky and proud that we, as a college, are able to work alongside companies such as Key103 who have such an insight in to young people. It is extremely important to us to keep in touch with the interests of our students so that we can create the best experience for them during their time at Salford City College. All of our VIP guests had a wonderful time at the concert and I believe there was some star-spotting from those lucky enough to be invited back stage!”
Event Line Up: One Direction, Alexandra Burke, DJ Fresh, Coverdrive, Labrinth, Will Young, Little Mix, Alyssa Reid, Professor Green, Tulisa, Rizzle Kicks, Taio Cruz.
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